Arrest ends standoff in Modesto

local@modbee.comAugust 4, 2013 

— SWAT officers took a man into custody Saturday night, ending a standoff that caused police to close several blocks of Rumble Road and Woodside Drive in Modesto.

Police officers responded about 1 p.m. to a dispute between a married couple at a duplex apartment in the 1300 block of Rumble. The wife managed to escape from the home before officers arrived, leaving her husband inside the dwelling, authorities said.

The woman told officers her husband had a gun. M

odesto police did not identify the man taken into custody or potential charges.

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